World Cup

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Croatia beats England: The funniest and most heartbreaking tweets

New Delhi: As Croatia beat England on Wednesday, football fans are eagerly waiting to watch the…
Football

Resilient Russia become 5th straight host nation to win a shootout at World Cup

Moscow: Hosts Russia beat Spain 4-3 on penalties thanks to two saves by their captain…
Football

GOATs gone: What could’ve been.. may now never be

Moscow: Lionel Messi stared, hands on hips, pain etched across a face once boyish and…
Sport

Messi misses penalty as Argentina fail to win WC opener in 28 years

Moscow: Argentina were held to a draw by World Cup debutants Iceland Saturday, with Lionel…
Football

UAE is the most football-mad nation!

Zurich: Brazil’s reputation as a soccer-mad country has been dented by a report which found…
Football

2018 FIFA World Cup: Russia thrash Saudi Arabia 5-0 in tournament opener

Moscow, Russia: The host nation, Russia, defeated Saudi Arabia in the opening match of the…
Football

Salah out ‘not more’ than three weeks, still has World Cup hope

Cairo: Mohamed Salah could still play a role for Egypt at the World Cup after…
Football

Not fully recovered but will be ready for World Cup: Neymar

Rio de Janeiro: Brazilian national team striker Neymar has admitted that he is not yet 100…